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MariLuca Ristoro

55-57 Mulgrave Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-499 5590
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“veal” (9 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“risotto balls” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
55-57 Mulgrave Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

Went to this lovely little restaurant for my birthday dinner. Staff were friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious and fresh. I have been to MariLuca Ristoro twice now and would not hesitate to go back again. Had a really good time.

Thank Vicky D
Reviewed December 21, 2017

I tried veal for the first which was nice. The service was top notch! Great place for business lunches.

Thank NevaBug
Reviewed December 20, 2017

The best place for Italian in Wellington. For lunch, coffee or dinner you are treated to the same friendly Italian warm welcome as is you are special. I have brought friends, family colleagues and babies and always had the most enjoyable time. No request is...More

Thank LindaJB57
Reviewed October 21, 2017

MariLuca was a great experience. The food is great, the service outstanding, and loved the ambience. We shared Antipasto Misto, had the double roasted duck, and the seafood pasta for mains - would recommend them both - and the excellent Tiramisu for dessert. Just wish...More

Thank VillaInTheVines
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Look no further. If you are looking for the best Italian restaurant in Wellington, this is it. The food is top notch and services are fantastic. I recommend Pappardelle Ai Gamberoni. It is the best pasta I have tasted for a while.

Thank vtnz
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Went to Mariluca for dinner with a couple of friends, had booked by phone and were met by the friendly staff and seated straight away, there were only a couple of other tables occupied when we go there. The waiter provided our menus and ran...More

Thank pommie1
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Mari Luca offers authentic Italian food in charming rustic-style surroundings. The food is delicious and servings are a good size. It is great for a couple or group of friends or a family gathering.

Thank 405Sally
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful family dinner at MariLuca. The service was impeccable and waiter accomodating with our 2 year old, providing a booster seat and pencils and paper to keep her occupied. The environment was warm and ambient with an open fire. The food and...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Saltimboca like I have only ever had in Rome. It calls me back over and over again. Their whitebait entree, the gnocci, the lamb and fish mains are all superb. A touch of italy in their staff would be the icing on the cake. Best...More

Thank poohtravel
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Seven of us visited Mari Luca for a night out. As soon as we arrived the Waiter had us in our seats and steered us through the Menu. He suggested a couple of platters of anti pasta to start with and we ordered two bottles...More

Thank Ralph777051
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55-57 Mulgrave Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-499 5590
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